May 1, 2015

REI is looking to strengthen its omnichannel capabilities with a new distribution center in Arizona.

April 30, 2015

The cold hard winter may have been taxing for some but it was certainly profitable for Big 5 Sporting Goods Corp., which reported an increase in profit in the first quarter.

April 24, 2015

Target and Sports Authority are getting into the folding bike business, one of the fastest-growing segments in the $6 billion U.S. bike market. 

April 23, 2015

Volatile demand for firearms is easing at Cabela’s, which reported a profit rise of 6.9% in the first quarter.

April 21, 2015

Sportsman's Warehouse is resorting to a cash giveaway to ensure a strong crowd at its newest store as it expands in Oregon. 

April 14, 2015

Dick’s Sporting Goods plans to spend $850 million over the next three years to add as many as 150 stores while growing total sales to as much as $9 billion with e-commerce contributing more than $1 billion. 

April 13, 2015

Despite not having any stores in or near St. Louis, Academy Sports + Outdoors has inked a multi-year brand building deal with the Cardinals that is sure to have fans of the popular hometown baseball team scratching their heads.

April 3, 2015

Cabela’s is growing its Canadian operations once again with a new store in British Columbia. 

April 2, 2015

Weaker-than-expected demand for guns led to a decrease in same store sales for Sportsman’s Warehouse in the fourth quarter. 

April 1, 2015

Dick's Sporting Goods and Golf Galaxy are teaming up to support an organization that promotes youth participating in golf. 

April 1, 2015

The PGA Tour Superstore is looking to leverage the popularity of golfer Rickie Fowler with a new marketing campaign.

March 31, 2015

REI is looking to increase sales to its stores by joining the National Park Service on a campaign to lure more visitors to America's national parks.

March 27, 2015

The sports retail market has been strong for Foot Locker and similar retailers, but not for Finish Line, which reported a drop in holiday quarter profit.

March 24, 2015

The nation’s largest retailer of swimming pool supplies and equipment continued its march toward 1,000 units this month with five new locations in Florida and a new prototype near its Phoenix headquarters.

March 23, 2015

Outdoor retailer REI reached new heights in 2014 thanks to unprecedented membership growth which fueled a 4.2% same store sales increase and a record financial performance.

March 23, 2015

Sportsman's Warehouse is trying to increase its appeal among women with a promotion aimed at outdoorsy ladies. 

March 16, 2015

New York-based retailer Bob’s Stores has had stores all over the Northeast for more than a half-century, but now the company has finally set its sights on Maine shoppers. 

March 16, 2015

Maine-based L.L. Bean Inc. intends to almost triple its store count by 2020, according to a company memo distributed to employees this month.

March 16, 2015

Sports Authority is targeting a new segment of shoppers looking for “athleisure” wear with a new line of plus-size clothing. 

March 13, 2015

Hibbett Sports is on track to open at least 80 new stores in 2015 as strong holiday sales and early tax refunds gave the retailer a boost in the January quarter.

March 6, 2015

The belief that sports make people better is the premise of a newly created ad campaign from Dick’s Sporting Goods which requires shoppers to contemplate their future. 

March 6, 2015

Residents of Texas and Oklahoma will have two more places to buy guns this month when new Gander Mountain Company stores open with huge firearms departments.

March 6, 2015

The U.S. Toy Industry Association has a new CEO who brings a unique perspective to an organization whose members account for more than 90% of U.S. toy sales.

March 5, 2015

Vestis Retail Group, which operates Bob’s Stores, Eastern Mountain Sports and Sport Chalet, has named a Children's Place veteran as its next CFO.